Tamashii/Bandai is releasing the S.H. Figuarts Ultraman 55th Anniversary Version Figure to celebrate Ultraman's 55th Anniversary. This figure stands 15cm tall, features a new metallic paint scheme, extra hands, replacement color timer, a 55th Anniversary base, and a Brothers Cloak in an updated color to match the figure. This is a Premium Bandai Japan exclusive the will retail for 6,600 yen, it can be pre-ordered June 23rd with release scheduled for Nov 2021.
Acro is releasing the KRS x NIRASAWA Nise Ultraman figure (Kaiju Remix Series, Fake Ultraman). This figure was created by Takayuki Takeya and Tomo Hyakutake based on a design by the late Yasushi Nirasawa. This figure stands approx. 30cm tall, and will retail for $178. It can be pre-ordered from Sideshow Collectibles with release scheduled for Sept - Nov 2021.
Metal Box is releasing their second two Ultraman based resin kits, Neronga and Red King. These resin kits are simple to assemble with few parts (Neronga is 5 parts, Red King is 4 parts) and feature a deformed style look, Neronga is 8cm tall Red King is 9.5cm tall, and they retail for 7,150 yen each. Both can be pre-ordered now from Hobby Search, and other retailers with release scheduled for late July 2021.
ULTRAMAN VS BLACK KING 1/4 SCALE EXCLUSIVE EDITION STATUE
There once was a "Giant of the Light" who protected the Earth from monsters and alien invasions. His name was Ultraman.
Starting as a 1966 TV show in Japan, Ultraman is one of those most iconic Japanese superheroes in television history and a global phenomenon with hundreds of titles spanning TV series, films, and video games. 2021 celebrates 55 years of Ultraman with the latest series Ultraman Trigger: New Generation Tiga and we bring the character to life in this stunning ¼ scale statue featuring Ultraman locked in battle with Black King.
PRODUCT & PACKAGE INFORMATION
CCP has announced the 1/6 Tokusatsu Series Shin Ultraman Figures, Fighting Pose, and Specium Ray Pose. Both stand 23.5cm tall, and will retail for 9,790 yen each. They can be pre-ordered now from CCP with release scheduled for Oct 2021, note pre-orders may end early depending on demand. Images at bottom are prototypes of Neronga and Gabora coming in the future.
X-Plus is releasing the Large Monster Series Ultra Kaiju Detton Ric Exclusive from Return of Ultraman. This figure stands 20cm tall, and retails for 17,050 yen. It can be pre-ordered now from X-Plus with release scheduled for Sept 2021.
Graveyary Gallery is releasing exclusive Max Toy Astromons & Gitagitanga figures. Both figures are molded in clear vinyl (green for Astromons, yellow for Gitagitanga) with paint apps over it, both are 25cm tall, and Astromons will retail for 14,000 yen, and Gitagitanga for 12,000 yen. Both will be available for pre-ordered starting June 12 from the Graveyard Gallery store.
Bandai has announced two new variants of their Shin Ultraman figures Neronga Clear Version, and Gabora Closed Head Version. Both are approx. 12cm tall and 33cm in length, and both will retail for 3,850 yen. They can both be pre-ordered now from Bandai here and here, with release scheduled for Nov 2021.
Bullmark is releasing the Monster Series Takkong Luminous Version, Twin Tail Luminescent Version, and Ultraman 50 Silver Version. The first two are both glow in the dark figures, Takkong is 17cm tall, Twin Tail 39cm tall, Takkong retails for 8,700 yen, Twin Tail for 20,800 yen. Ultraman which is a new paint scheme on the 50th Anniversary figure stands 25cm tall, and will retail for 9,250 yen. All can be pre-ordered from Bullmark now.
Tamashii/Bandai is releasing the S.H. Figuarts Ultraman Leo figure, as a general figure release. This figure stands 15cm tall, it features replacement hands and color timer, Leo kick effect, energy photosphere effect, Leonunchaku, pedestal and support for energy photosphere effect, and it will retail for 6,050 yen (tax included). It can be pre-ordered from multiple retailers now with release scheduled for Nov 2021.